Who Said You Can’t Take It With You?
JC cemetery keeps history alive
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O n a sunny summer afternoon, grab your lawn chair, pack your picnic lunch, and head for… the graveyard? That’s right, back in the day, Holy Name Cemetery on West Side Avenue provided 63 acres of s...
Carvao BBQ
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T he three partners who own Carvao BBQ are perfectly matched for the diverse Bergen Avenue locale on the edge of McGinley Square. Steve Papathanasiou is a Greek-American whose family owned the buil...
Did you miss these stories over the long weekend?
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In Jersey City, a recent $16 billion, eight-year transportation funding compromise between legislators and the administration of Gov. Chris Christie should allow for the expansion of the Hudson-Ber...
Hoboken Ragamuffin Parade to be held Monday, Oct. 31
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HOBOKEN – The City of Hoboken annual Ragamuffin Parade and Costume Contest will be held on Monday, Oct. 31 at 3:45 p.m. To participate in the parade, meet on Washington Street between 13th Street a...
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90, a lifelong resident of Bayonne, passed away on October 6, 2016 at the St. Ann's Home in Jersey City. He was a Korean War Veteran and was a member of the American Legion and Catholic War Veteran...
FETCHKO, JANET (nee: Dougherty)
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72, passed away at her residence on October 7, 2016, with her family at her side. She was born in Bayonne and was a lifelong resident. Mrs. Fetchko was a transportation driver for the County of Hud...
KENNEDY, DONNA R. (nee: Domnik)
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70, of Bayonne, formerly of Jersey City passed away on September 30. Born in Jersey City, Donna moved to Bayonne in 1977. In 1979, Donna became the first woman to drive a school bus for the Bayonne...
Ask the Ump!
by Mike Lynch
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BATTING OUT OF ORDER QUESTION : In high school, baseball and softball, the correct batting order is Ortiz, Pesky and Williams. Williams incorrectly leads off the inning and with a full count offens...
‘Veterans Claims Clinic’ combats misinformation, red tape
Vets get much-needed help
by Rory Pasquariello
Reporter staff writer
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It’s not always easy for military veterans to access the resources they so desperately need. They often get caught in the VA’s Byzantine technology web, unable to access the plans and benefits to w...
Serve and Spike
by Mike Lynch
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TIME-OUTS QUESTION : In high school volleyball, how many time-outs per set is a team allowed? (3, 2, 1). How long is each time-out? (60, 45, 30 seconds) ANSWER : Each squad is permitted 2 time-outs...